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Board of Fire Commissioners and Public Information

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OFFICIAL POLICY STATEMENT OF THE FIRE DISTRICT
Evesham Township Fire District No.1 complies with all rules and regulations
as promulgated in New Jersey State Statute 40A:14-70 et.seq.

Governance of Evesham Fire-Rescue is provided by the Evesham Township Fire District No. 1 through a publicly elected five member Board of Fire Commissioners. The Fire District created by Evesham Township Ordinance No. 68-20 has all the powers of municipal government except the power to legislate. All local legislation (ordinances) are created through the Evesham Township Council. The Fire District is the responsible public agency for providing all Fire and Emergency Medical Services for and to the township. In addition, the Fire District operates the Office of Emergency Management and provides Uniform Construction Code services to the townships’ Department of Community Development.

The Board of Fire Commissioners are responsible for establishing operational policies, hiring and appointing members, and the funding for the operations of the Fire District within the guidelines and statutes of the State of New Jersey. The board, as public officials, must follow all of the rules that are promulgated for public agencies.

The Board of Fire Commissioners each serve a three year term, with the elections staggered over the three year term. The election is required by law to be held on the third Saturday in February between the hours of 2:00 PM and 9:00 PM. Approval of the annual budget is also on the ballot at the same election. From time to time, special elections must be held to approve bond issues and/or capital expenditures.

The Evesham Township Fire District No.1 Mission and Responsibilities can be accessed by clicking 


The following residents of Evesham Township have been elected to serve on the Board of Fire Commissioners:

  • Robert Costello, President, Term expires March 2019
  • Thomas Conkey, Vice President, Term expires March 2018
  • Clayton Brunges, Treasurer, Term expires March 2019
  • Todd Young, Member, Term expires March 2020
  • Ronald Snyder, Secretary, Term expires March 2018


BOFC Meeting Schedule

In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, the following schedule has been posted in advertisement of the Board of Fire Commissioner’s Meetings. All meetings will be held at Station 221, Marlton Fire Station, 26 E. Main Street, Marlton, NJ with the exception of the December 12, 2016 meeting which will be held at Station 225, Kettle Run Fire Station, 498 Hopewell Road, Marlton, NJ commencing at 7:30PM prevailing time.

Date / Time / Location / Type of Meeting

  • March 20, 2017 7:30PM Station 221 Regular Meeting and BOFC Reorganization
  • April 10, 2017 7:30PM Station 221 Regular Meeting
  • May 8, 2017 7:30PM Station 221 Regular Meeting
  • June 12, 2017 7:30PM Station 221 Regular Meeting
  • July 10, 2017 7:30PM Station 221 Regular Meeting
  • August 14, 2017 7:30PM Station 221 Regular Meeting
  • September 11, 2017 7:30PM Station 221 Regular Meeting
  • October 9, 2017 7:30PM Station 221 Regular Meeting
  • November 13, 2017 7:30PM Station 221 Regular Meeting
  • December 11, 2017 7:30PM Station 225 Regular Meeting and Christmas Gathering
  • January 8, 2018 7:30PM Station 221 Regular Meeting / Public Hearing on the 2018 Budget
  • February 12, 2018 7:30PM Station 221 Regular Meeting​


  Public Information Page
All information regarding Evesham Township Fire District No. 1 is being posted on this page for full public access and view. Matters which cannot be posted by law will not be reflected in the meeting minutes. Clicking the links below will take you to all of the public documents in PDF format.








 







Name, mailing address, phone number and email of those individuals who exercise day-to-day supervision of the fire district:

Fire Chief Bryan Ward
PO Box 276
Marlton, NJ 08053
856-983-2750
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Business Administrator Paul Thomas
PO Box 276
Marlton, NJ 08053
856-983-2750
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Assistant Chief Mark Westcott
PO Box 276
Marlton, NJ 08053
856-983-2750
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Fire Marshal/Fire Official/Fire Subcode Official
Captain Carl Bittenbender

PO Box 276
Marlton, NJ 08053
856-983-2750
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